Author: David Cashmore

GLAPTHORN VILLAGE TRAFFIC MONITORING

GLAPTHORN VILLAGE TRAFFIC MONITORING

Glapthorn Parish Council continues to monitor traffic volumes and speed on Benefield Road, outside the Primary School and access road to the Recreation Ground. The vehicle activated sign (VAS) has now been relocated to monitor traffic travelling eastbound and entering the village from Benefield.

As previously, the Parish Council will report on its findings to the community and the appropriate authorities.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 17 May 2022 13:00 by David Cashmore

Tags: Neighbourhood Watch

Covid Update From Northamptonshire County Association of Local Councils

Covid Update From Northamptonshire County Association of Local Councils

The latest figures show that the drop in COVID-19 case rates has been slowest in the over 70s. Sadly we are still seeing deaths from COVID-19 in Northamptonshire and nationally. As our older population were some of the first to get their vaccinations, along with those who are immunocompromised, it's vitally important to make sure their protection from COVID-19 is topped up, as vaccine effectiveness... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 15 May 2022 21:00 by David Cashmore

Tags: NCALC

GLAPTHORN'S JUBILEE BEACON

GLAPTHORN'S JUBILEE BEACON

A beacon has been erected in Glapthorn in preparation for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee celebrations. Beacons across the country will be lit at 9:45 on Thursday 2nd June ..."lighting up the UK and Commonwealth for the Queen's Jubilee".

The beacon has been funded by Glapthorn Parish Council and Glapthorn Women's Institute, and we're grateful to Jonathan and Ben Reading for its construction and installation.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 May 2022 20:00 by David Cashmore

Tags: Platinum Jubilee

HOLIDAY SPORTS CLUB

HOLIDAY SPORTS CLUB

Following the highly successful Easter Sports Club, Finding Fitness are now taking bookings for the Summer holidays, please see attached document for full details and link to the booking page is below. And remember, the Sports Club is FREE thanks to funding from The National Lottery and Glapthorn Parish Council.

Plus, there's still a couple of places left for the Spring half-term holiday!

Posted: Sun, 08 May 2022 19:00 by David Cashmore

Tags: Playing Field

GLAPTHORN RECREATION GROUND OPENING EVENT

GLAPTHORN RECREATION GROUND OPENING EVENT

The formal opening ceremony for the Recreation Ground will be held on Saturday 21st May from 3.00pm with the official opening at 3:30pm by Councillor Jason Smithers, Leader, North Northamptonshire Council.

Full details are on the attached notice.

Posted: Wed, 04 May 2022 21:30 by David Cashmore

Tags: Glapthorn Playing Field Association

FLOWERS FOR THE QUEEN'S PLATINUM JUBILEE

FLOWERS FOR THE QUEEN'S PLATINUM JUBILEE

We had a very enjoyable afternoon last month making flowers for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee (see image), but need considerably more to make Glapthorn a spectacle of red, white and blue. So why not come along to Glapthorn Village Hall on the 11th May between 1.30 and 4pm. Bring along your knitting needles, crochet hook, wool or felt and while away a few hours chatting and creating. We will provide... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 May 2022 20:30 by David Cashmore

Tags: Platinum Jubilee

THE ROYAL OAK CLUB

THE ROYAL OAK CLUB

The Royal Oak Club programme for May - July has been published.

Please see the attached events document for details.

Posted: Mon, 02 May 2022 20:00 by David Cashmore

Tags: Royal Oak Club

CREAM TEAS & STALLS

CREAM TEAS & STALLS

Join us in Glapthorn village hall for cream teas and stalls on Sunday 22nd May, from 2:30pm.

Full details are on the attached notice.

All proceeds in aid of the Southwick & Glapthorn Village Show.

Posted: Mon, 02 May 2022 17:30 by David Cashmore

Tags: Southwick & Glapthorn Village Show

GLAPTHORN CELEBRATES

GLAPTHORN CELEBRATES

Villagers, friends and family are warmly invited to join the celebrations for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee, 2nd to 5th June 2022.

The attached notice details the itinerary for the Jubilee weekend.

Posted: Mon, 25 Apr 2022 19:05 by David Cashmore

Tags: Platinum Jubilee

THE QUEEN'S PLATINUM JUBILEE

THE QUEEN'S  PLATINUM JUBILEE

Help us to decorate Glapthorn Village for the Platinum Jubilee weekend by crocheting, knitting or making felt red, white and blue flowers.

Full details and links to easy tutorials are available on the Queen's Platinum Jubilee page of this website; just follow the link below:

https://www.glapthorn.org.uk/queens-platinum-jubilee.html

Posted: Mon, 04 Apr 2022 11:30 by David Cashmore

Tags: Platinum Jubilee